STK-ID 31165

Shot of shack near water, clothes flapping on line, man on flimsy wharf, seabirds fluttering about as other man walks to wharf. MLS of rough shelter at Fort Good Hope, tent on hill. PAN along string of fish drying in sun to grinning Indigenous woman. Slow DOLLY IN on face of Indigenous man, fish drying in background. Shots of white man speaking to Indigenous man, of rough dwelling, of Indigenous couple. Slow ZOOM IN on woman in doorway. Shots of Indigenous man wearing sunglasses, repairing net on beach. Slow ZOOM IN on face of elderly Indigenous men sitting on rock. Shot of woman sitting in front of tent. Brief MCS of elderly man wearing yachtman's cap. MLS of man and two children fishing in outboard motorboat. Sequence on activity in fish camp, several dogs barking most of the time, rough dwellings, tents, Indigenous man, woman, fish drying in sun. LSs with ZOOMs IN and OUT of white man walking on beach with dog, of man walking with dog. Sequence on Coppermine Inuit spearing fish in river, man pulling speared fish out of water, waiting patiently for fish to swim by, stabbing with his spear. Various CUs of man's head spear fishing, of point of spear, of water racing by. Shot of silhouette of man at work. HALSs of man spearing fish.


Excerpt from
Fort Good Hope
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080